July 1, 2011, marked a defining moment for our institution as we proclaimed our new status as a university. This historic juncture followed a period of unprecedented growth and the realization of a long-term goal. While our university status accurately reflects the breadth and depth of our academic offerings, we remain true to our core values as an institution that supports and celebrates the aspirations and achievements of our individual students. Beyond descriptions of the majors and programs found here, the University is as much about the individuals who help students grow and thrive in the educational and social environment of the University. Behind every program and each activity, there are faculty, staff, coaches, and administrators who bring life and vitality to all that is undertaken here. This is a University of people. Our strength resides in our rich educational programs as well as in our belief in ourselves to be unique because of our history, traditions, and values, and because of the commitment to students on the part of all of us at this University. More than 40 undergraduate programs are offered in the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, and Engineering. Master's and doctoral programs are offered in the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Pharmacy, and the School of Law. Western New England University has more than 42,000 alumni living and working around the world.

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Our nation’s success has been built on the foundation of our solid infrastructure. Today, thousands of public works projects in the United States are in desperate need of ... [+]

Our nation’s success has been built on the foundation of our solid infrastructure. Today, thousands of public works projects in the United States are in desperate need of repair and many more new infrastructure developments are necessary to keep our country competitive in the global community. There has never been a greater need for talented civil and environmental engineers to plan, execute, and lead these important projects.

Western New England University’s new Civil Engineering major focuses on the latest advances in the design, construction, and maintenance of society’s infrastructure—roads, buildings, airports, tunnels, dams, bridges, water treatment and supply networks, and environmental systems. You will gain expertise in major areas of civil engineering:... [-]

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The pharmaceutical industry is dynamic and constantly changing. It needs smart, well-prepared individuals with the background knowledge in business, science and technolog ... [+]

The pharmaceutical industry is dynamic and constantly changing. It needs smart, well-prepared individuals with the background knowledge in business, science and technology to effectively compete in this environment. With the worldwide aging of the population, there is an increasing demand for pharmaceutical products. The jobs in this highly competitive industry include sales, marketing, and supply chain positions, as well as directors, and project managers. The Pharmaceutical Business major at Western New England University can prepare you these exciting opportunities.

Students who desire to work within this industry need specialized knowledge to be successful. No longer is it sufficient to be an effective sales person; the industry is moving to an account management style structure where company representatives help physician practices and pharmacies effectively manage their practices, as well as educate them about new drugs. This shift from selling to account management requires a new skill set, including marketing, organizational behavior, public relations, and industry-specific knowledge. The Pharmaceutical Business major can give you that competitive advantage.... [-]

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The Computer Science major leads to a career in software development. The broad focus of study involves the understanding and design of computers and computational proces ... [+]

The Computer Science major leads to a career in software development. The broad focus of study involves the understanding and design of computers and computational processes. The Computer Science major puts special emphasis on mathematics, the conceptual design of software, and the interaction of software with computer hardware.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects growth rates between 12% and 37% in computing and information technology occupations from 2012 through 2022. It is also increasingly attracting students eager to make a difference in the world through the humanitarian and social aspects of computing for social good, particularly through the Humanitarian F.O.S.S. project (Free and Open Source Software).... [-]

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Whether you are preparing for a career in the U.S. or abroad, the practice of business has gone global. Understanding the dynamics of overseas business cultures and deali ... [+]

Whether you are preparing for a career in the U.S. or abroad, the practice of business has gone global. Understanding the dynamics of overseas business cultures and dealing with international issues is the key to success in many fields. Through the International Business major, you will develop business knowledge and skills that address the challenges and opportunities of today’s global economy. You will gain a solid business foundation strengthened by insight into the multinational elements of business practice, including communication, economics, finance, management, and marketing.

International Business majors are encouraged to complete a dual major or a minor program in order to gain a competitive advantage in the job market.... [-]

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Generally recognized as the engineering discipline that offers the broadest choice of technical career paths, Mechanical Engineering can lead you down paths other majors ... [+]

Generally recognized as the engineering discipline that offers the broadest choice of technical career paths, Mechanical Engineering can lead you down paths other majors cannot. Mechanical engineers work in all facets of industry developing technologies for nearly every product we use.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering is devoted to educating well-rounded engineers. Along with providing a framework for analytical thinking through courses in mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics, materials, and thermal fluids sciences, Western New England University also offers numerous electives that allow you to pursue your interests.

At Western New England University, you begin your education as an engineer in your very first semester. Our First Year Program helps you make the transition from high school or another college. Peer advisors and upper-class student mentors help you find your way around campus, explore clubs and activities, and manage your time.... [-]

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Psychology is the science of human and other animal behavior. It is a field that requires people filled with compassion and dedication who are willing to discover and app ... [+]

Psychology is the science of human and other animal behavior. It is a field that requires people filled with compassion and dedication who are willing to discover and apply evidence-based procedures to solve individual and systems behavior problems in a wide range of areas such as family dynamics, learning disorders, school psychology, sports psychology, forensic psychology, organizational psychology, health psychology, substance abuse, anxiety disorders, depression, and a variety of other clinical/counseling areas, including a wide range of childhood disorders. The Psychology program at Western New England University can prepare you to make a difference in our society, one life at a time, one system at a time, by training you in a variety of empirically supported clinical and/or research skills.... [-]

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Sport is big business—a $435 billion-a-year industry that needs highly trained professionals with knowledge of all aspects of business operations. Students studying Sport ... [+]

Sport is big business—a $435 billion-a-year industry that needs highly trained professionals with knowledge of all aspects of business operations. Students studying Sport Management will learn the ins and outs of this exciting field from our talented faculty who have years of experience working in the sport industry. Since its establishment in 1996, Sport Management has become the largest program in the College of Business.

Quick Facts The Sport Management program has been accredited by the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) for 2014-2021. It is one of only two sport management programs in the U.S. accredited by both COSMA and AACSB International. You will have the opportunity to work closely with real-world sport organizations on sport marketing projects. You will gain hands-on experience in event operations, game and tournament management, or sport information services. With just two additional courses added to your coursework, Sport Managment majors can double major in Marketing. Two majors in these in-demand fields will give you unparalleled flexibility when it comes to internship and career opportunities. Sport Management Curriculum ... [-]
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